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Lakeside Software Opens Japan Office

September 27, 2017

Bloomfield Hills, MI ― September 27th, 2017 ― Lakeside Software, a leader in workspace analytics, today announced it has opened a regional headquarters for Japan based in Tokyo, and has appointed top industry veteran Yasuhiro Nohara to serve as its country manager.

This opening is fueled by the rapidly growing demand in Japan for workspace analytics solutions. SysTrack is already in use by over 4000 companies and organizations worldwide.

As Japan country manager, Mr. Nohara will direct sales and business development initiatives and recruit and lead all staff. In his new role, Mr. Nohara reports to Michael Schumacher, founder and chief executive officer of Lakeside Software, and is a member of Lakeside’s executive management team.

With almost 30 years’ experience in the IT industry in Japan, Mr. Nohara brings an excellent track record in bringing high value to the Japanese market. Most recently at MobileIron Japan, Mr. Nohara was country manager for Japan where he defined, staffed and executed a through go-to-market plan. Furthermore, he was instrumental in accelerating MobileIron growth and establishing a leadership position in Japan’s competitive market. He was also a contributor to the success and trade sale of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop.

Lakeside Software Japan K.K is located Marunouchi at Pacific Century Place 8F, 1-11-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6208 Japan; telephone +81 (3) 6860 8300; email Japan@LakesideSoftware.com.

About SysTrack

SysTrack is a workspace analytics solution that monitors, analyzes and optimizes IT environments for business productivity by focusing on the quantified end-user experience. The solution gathers and analyzes performance and end-user data directly from the place end users consume IT: the endpoint. The result is a comprehensive analytics solution that helps IT power four key areas: Digital Experience Monitoring, IT Asset Optimization, Event Correlation and Analysis and Desktop Transformation.

Supporting Quotes

Michael Schumacher, founder & chief executive officer, Lakeside Software Inc.: “Opening a Japan office is a natural next step for our firm. Our business is expanding dramatically in Japan and we need top talent situated in proximity to this valuable market in order to support Japanese customers and partners. With his industry knowledge and contacts, Yasu will be instrumental in our regional expansion and is a superb addition to the team.”

Yasuhiro Nohara, Country Manager Japan, Lakeside Software K.K: “Lakeside has clearly differentiated itself and proven its technology in workspace analytics. Giving IT professionals the insight into their big data needed to master their infrastructure is very relevant today and Lakeside leads the way. It really offers a solution to end users and importantly to partners to solve current project delivery issues and build ongoing service revenue streams. After nearly 20 years the company and its products are incredibly well regarded by its existing partners and customers and bringing Lakeside closer to them in Japan is an obvious step. I’m excited to be joining Lakeside and look to build an exceptional local team to support both our customers and partners.”

About Lakeside Software

Lakeside Software is a leader in workspace analytics, a practice that finds meaningful insights into business productivity by analyzing people, the business processes that encompass their jobs and the technologies they use to get work done. We help IT teams monitor, analyze and optimize their IT environments for business productivity.

For more information about Lakeside Software, visit www.LakesideSoftware.com.

 

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Lakeside Software KK.
TEL: +81 3 8680 8300   Email:
Japan@lakesidesoftware.com